Living in Holybourne

The village boasts a playground, a shop, two pubs (The White Hart and the Queens Head) and even an amateur theatre, the Holybourne Theatre. Additional shops and sport centres can be found in Alton, just up the road. Alton also has a cinema and many pubs and restaurants.


The village has a pre-school, Holybourne Village Pre-School, a primary school, Andrews endowed school, and also is home to the internationally recognised, Lord Mayor Treloars College for the disabled. Alton, just up the road has a number of secondary schools, including Eggars school, the nearest to Holybourne.


Holybourne has its own village shop – Holybourne shop and post office. The shop provides for a number of services including paper deliveries, groceries, stationery and greeting cards.Tel: 01420 833233 email: or visit us on Facebook.

Alton has a number of retail shops including four supermarkets – Sainsburys, Aldi, Marks & Spencer, and Waitrose.


The community is well served by an excellent health centre and a community hospital in Alton. The nearest doctors are listed below:

The Wilson Practice:
Tel: 01420 84676
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The Cubitt Practice:
Tel: 01420 542542
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In Holybourne there is a Church of England church, the Church of the Holy Rood and the Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall.  The Church of the Holy Rood is part of the Parish of the Resurrection that covers Holybourne, Alton and Beech. All details about services and clergy and other aspects of church life can be found at

Alton has a number of churches including St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Alton Methodist Church, Alton Evangelical Free Church, a Quaker Meeting House, Alton Baptist Church, and the Salvation Army Hall.